RRB NTPC 2023: Result (Out), Cutoff, Selection

Hafsha Qureshi
Hafsha Qureshi

Updated on - Nov 18, 2023

RRB NTPC 2023 result were released on Sep 26, 2023, for Mumbai, Jammu, and Kolkata at their respective websites. RRB NTPC final result 2023 has been issued by the Railway Recruitment Board. Candidates who participated in the CEN-01/2019 recruiting procedure can see RRB NTPC 2023 cutoff along with the results.

CBT 1, CBT 2, Typing (Skill Test), document verification, and medical examination are the various steps of the RRB NTPC recruitment process.

Table of Contents

RRB NTPC 2023 Result

RRB NTPC 2023 result has been released separately for each level on Sep 26, 2023. RRB NTPC result pdf is available on the official website of Mumbai, Jammu and Kolkata regions in the form of PDF. 

RRB NTPC 2023 Result Dates
Events Dates
Mumbai, Kolkata and Jammu Regions - RRB NTPC 2023 Result Sep 26, 2023

Steps to Check RRB NTPC 2023 Result

The steps to check RRB NTPC 2023 result are given below.

  • Step 1: Visit the respective official websites of RRBs.
  • Step 2: Find the revised RRB NTPC CBT 2 result link on the home pages of RRBs.
  • Step 3: On clicking the link, RRB NTPC result PDF opens on a new page.
  • Step 4: Search the roll numbers through Ctrl+F.
  • Step 5: Download RRB NTPC 2023 result PDF and save it.

Details Mentioned on RRB NTPC 2023 Scorecard

RRB NTPC scorecard will be published on the official website. Candidates must make sure all the details are correct.

  • Candidates Name
  • Candidates Roll Number
  • Registration Number
  • Score secured
  • Prorated Score
  • Qualifying Status 
  • Normalized marks.

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RRB NTPC 2023 Exam Dates

RRB NTPC 2023 notification will be released soon. The notification will contain the details of exam dates, admit card dates, eligibility criteria, vacancies, and more.

All aspiring candidates must note all the dates so that they do not miss out on any of the important events. All the information regarding RRB NTPC 2023 exam dates is given below.

RRB NTPC 2023 Important Dates
Event Dates
RRB NTPC CBT Exam Starts Dec 15, 2020
RRB NTPC CBT Exam Ends Mar 31, 2021
RRB NTPC CBT 2 Exam Jul 27, 2023
RRB NTPC CBT & CBAT Document Verication Oct 10, 2022, to Oct 18, 2022
RRB NTPC Result 2023 Sep 26, 2023

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About RRB NTPC Exam

RRB NTPC stands for Railway Recruitment Board Non-Technical Popular Categories. Indian Railways is India's national Railways system, described as the 'Transport Lifeline of the Nation'. RRB is a public sector enterprise that oversees the recruitment process for various posts in the nation's railway sector. 21 Railway Recruitment regional boards recruit employees for various posts available in respective Indian Railways regions/zones. RRB NTPC 2023 exam is conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB).

RRB NTPC 2023 examination will be conducted at a national level and conducted online as a computer-based test. The recruitment process will happen every year to fill the vacancies available. The conducting authority will release an official notification with the details about the number of vacancies for each post and the eligibility. As the Railways have 21 regional boards, the number of vacancies will be huge. Candidates can take advantage of it and prepare well for the post of their choice if they meet all the eligibility criteria.

Check the table below for the exam highlights of RRB NTPC 2023.

RRB NTPC 2023 Highlights
Exam Name RRB NTPC
Full Form Railway Recruitment Board - Non-Technical Popular Categories
Exam Level National Level
Conducting Body Railway Recruitment Board
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Online - Computer Based Test (CBT)
Exam Duration 1 Hours 30 Minutes
Official Website rrbcdg.gov.in
Helpdesk 0172-2730093

RRB NTPC 2023 Notification

RRB NTPC 2023 notification was released by the conducting body. The official notification had detailed information regarding all the vacancies available, the eligibility criteria for each role, and the important dates related to the exam.

Candidates must go through the official notification and read all the instructions/eligibility criteria of the relevant post to make sure that they satisfy all the criteria before applying for the examination. So, candidates need to take a firm decision while applying for the roles. They must consider their strengths, educational background, and interests before appearing for a particular role.

RRB NTPC 2023 aims at recruiting over 35000 people for various posts under NTPC in this round. Candidates can go through the roles available in this recruitment process.

RRB NTPC 2023 Eligibility

As RRB NTPC 2023 recruitment is for various posts, the eligibility criteria for every post vary from one another. Therefore, interested candidates should first check whether they are eligible to apply for specific posts on RRB NTPC 2023 exam or not. The following is Railway NTPC 2023 qualifications that an aspirant needs to satisfy.

RRB NTPC 2023 Eligibility Based on Nationality

The applying candidate must satisfy the following criteria.

  • A citizen of India or
  • A subject of Nepal or
  • A subject of Bhutan or
  • A Tibetan refugee who came to India before Jan 1, 1962, for permanent settlement or
  • Indian origin has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam to settle in India permanently.

RRB NTPC 2023 Eligibility Based on Educational Qualification

Educational qualification requirement is different for different posts. Check the table below to know the required qualifications to apply for each post.

RRB NTPC 2023 Educational Qualification
Post Name Qualification
Traffic Assistant Graduation Degree
Senior Time Keeper Graduation Degree and Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on computer
Commercial Apprentice (CA) Graduation Degree
Traffic Apprentice (TA) Graduation Degree
Enquiry-cum-Reservation-Clerk Graduation Degree
Goods Guard Selection Graduation Degree
Asst Station Master (ASM) Graduation Degree
Senior Clerk-cum-Typist Graduation Degree and Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on computer
Junior Accounts Assistant Cum Typist Graduation Degree and Typing proficiency in Hindi/English on computer

RRB NTPC 2023 Eligibility Age Limit

RRB NTPC 2023 age limit for level 1 is from 18 - 31 years and ALP and Technician is from 18 - 28 years as of Jul 1, 2022. Reserved category candidates will get special relaxation as mentioned below.

RRB NTPC 2023 Age Relaxation
Category Age Relaxation
SC / ST Candidates 5 years
OBC - Non-Creamy Layer Candidates 3 years
Ex-Servicemen Candidates With More Than 6 Months of Service After Attestation Up to the extent of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 10 years
PWD OBC- Non-Creamy Layer 13 years
PwD SC/ST 15 years


  • Candidates awaiting results should not apply, and even if they apply, such application forms will be rejected by RRB without any registration fee refund.
  • Candidates who have failed the Medical Test for the posts applied for will not be given an alternative. They will be considered ineligible for the exam.

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RRB NTPC 2023 Application Form

RRB NTPC 2023 application form for upcoming exams will be released soon. Candidates needed to enter their roll number or registration number, date of birth and security code in order to login into the application portal.

Only eligible candidates' application form will be accepted by the authorities. If any candidate fails to satisfy the criteria, their application form will be rejected. Candidates have to enter the following information on RRB NTPC 2023 application form.

  • Personal Details
  • Basic Details
  • Educational Information
  • Exam Centres choice
  • Name of the post applied for

General and OBC candidates have to pay RRB NTPC 2023 application fee of INR 500 online by using Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking. SC/ST/Economically Backward/Ex-Servicemen and female candidates must pay INR 250 for the exam.

RRB NTPC 2023 Application Fee

RRB NTPC Categories

Application Fee

General & OBC Category

INR 500


INR 250

Candidates need to upload the scanned copy of their recent colour photograph, SC/ ST Certificate (if any), and recent colour photograph of the scribe (if any) while filling out the online application form. The image size of the photograph should be between 15 to 40 KB, and that of the SC/ ST Certificate should be between 50 KB to 100 KB. The image format should be JPEG and not any other format.

RRB NTPC 2023 Application Process

RRB NTPC 2023 application process consists of registration, filling out the RRB NTPC application form, uploading documents, and paying the fees. All the steps involved in the application process can be done online. Follow the steps below to apply for RRB NTPC 2023 exam.

  • Step 1: Visit the website of RRB NTPC 2023, and under the 'Recruitments' Tab, pick a region.
  • Step 2: Different regions have a different layouts, and from there, click on the application download link. The first link is for ALP and Technician post. The second link is to other posts.
  • Step 3: For the other posts, click on the online application link and a new window opens. Click on New Registration.
  • Step 4: A new window will open, fill in all the essential details, and click on the "Submit" button.
  • Step 5: After successful registration, candidates will receive login credentials on the given Email ID.
  • Step 6: Log in with the credentials to fill RRB NTPC 2023 Application Form. Fill in all the details and click on the "Submit" button.
  • Step 7: Candidates will be redirected to the payment page. Pay INR 100 using Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking. After successful payment, candidates can take a printout of RRB NTPC application form.

Read More: RRN NTPC 2023 Application Form

RRB NTPC 2023 Admit Card

RRB NTPC 2023 admit card for the upcoming exams will be released shortly. Candidates can download the admit card from the official website using their registered credentials.

Candidates will be notified about RRB NTPC 2023 e-call letter through SMS and email. Only eligible candidates will be issued an e-call letter that must be downloaded from the official website of RRB. Candidates must carry the admit cards to the examination hall on the exam day. Without an admit card, the candidates cannot write the exam. Candidates can follow the steps below to download the admit card.

Steps to Download RRB NTPC 2023 Admit Card

The steps to download RRB NTPC 2023 admit card are below. Candidates are advised to take the printout of the admit card and save the soft copy on their computer for further reference. Candidates must carry admit cards at the time of appearing in the exam; otherwise, they will be restricted from appearing in the exam.

  • Step 1: Visit RRB NTPC 2023 official website, and provide the details about the application form to download the admit card.
  • Step 2: Enter the registration number, date of birth, and password.
  • Step 3: After entering all the details in the required boxes, the link will be redirected to the download page, where RRB NTPC 2023 admit card download link will be given.
  • Step 4: After clicking on the download link, RRB NTPC 2023 admit card will be downloaded. The admit card will be in PDF format. 
  • Step 5: Download the admit card for future reference.

Details Mentioned on RRB NTPC 2023 Admit Card

Candidates can go through the below-mentioned details, which will be on RRB NTPC admit card.

  • Candidates’ Name
  • Candidates Roll Number
  • Exam Centre
  • Address of the Exam Centre
  • Centre Code of the Exam Venue
  • Date of the exam
  • Time of the exam
  • Exam Instructions
  • Candidates Photograph
  • Candidates Signature

Documents Required With RRB NTPC 2023 Admit Card

Applicants will be required to carry some documents to the exam hall. These documents are as follows.

  • An original photo identity proof
  • Photocopy of the photo identity proof
  • Two recent passport-size photographs

The photograph should match the photograph uploaded during the application process. The invigilators will verify all the mentioned documents at the exam centre before the applicant can enter the exam hall. Candidates can bring any one of the following documents as photo identity proof.

  • Aadhar Card
  • PAN Card
  • Passport
  • Ration Card
  • Permanent Driving License
  • Voter Card

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RRB NTPC 2023 Exam Centres

RRB NTPC 2023 typing test re-exam exam city slip was published by the conducting authorities. Candidates appearing for the typing re-exam could download the exam city intimation slip from the respective RRB NTPC websites. Applicants ccould download the exam city slip by entering their registration number and date of birth.

RRB NTPC 2023 CBT 2 exam centres for RRB Guwahati will be different for exams of levels 2, 3 and 5, which was conducted on different dates. However, the exam city and the exam city intimation slip was the same for all three exam dates. The link to download the city intimation slip was activated 10 days prior to the exam dates.

The City Intimation Link for RRB NTPC 2023 CBT 2 exam for levels 2, 3, and 5 was activated by 8 RRBs, namely, Mumbai, Gorakhpur, Ranchi, Bilaspur, Chandigarh, Bhubaneswar, Secunderabad, and Muzaffarpur. 

Different zones of the Railway Recruitment Board conduct RRB NTPC 2023 in different cities. Candidates could select up to five different cities as their preferred RRB NTPC 2023 exam centres. Manipur, Meghalaya, and Mizoram have only one city as the lone official RRB exam centre.

Candidates have to consider all the necessary aspects like transportation distance and time before choosing the exam centre. They must be cautious while choosing the exam centre because it cannot be changed later once the choice is submitted. The list of RRB NTPC 2023 exam centres is given below.

RRB NTPC 2023 Exam Centre
State/UT Exam Centre State/UT Exam Centre
Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair Maharashtra Ahmednagar, Akola, Amravati, Aurangabad, Beed, Bhandara, Buldana, Chandrapur, Dhule, Gadchiroli, Gondia, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Madgaon, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nandurbar, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pandharpur, Parbhani, Pimpri, Chinchwad, Pune, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sangamner, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Sindhudurg, Thane, Wardha, Washim, Yavatmal
Andhra Pradesh Amalapuram, Anantapur, Bhimavaram, Challapalli, Chirala, Chittoor, Eluru, Gooty, Gudivada, Gudur, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kanchikachera, Kavali, Kurnool, Nandyal, Narasapuram, Narasaraopet, Nellore, Ongole, Proddatur, Puttur, Rajahmundry, Rajam, Rajampet, Srikakulam, Surampalem, Tadepalligudem, Tekkali, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram Manipur Imphal
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar, Naharlagun Meghalaya Shillong, Ri-Bhoi
Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur Mizoram Aizwal
Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan, Nagaland Dimapur, Kohima
Chandigarh Chandigarh Odisha Angul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur-Ganjam, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jeypore, Jharsuguda, Khurda, Rayagada, Rourkela, Sambalpur,
Chhattisgarh Bilaspur, Durg, Bhilai Nagar, Raipur, Puducherry Puducherry
Delhi/NCR Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, New Delhi, Noida Punjab Abohar, Amritsar, Banur, Barnala, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh, Sahib, Gurdaspur, Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar, Kapurthala, Khanna, Ludhiana, Malout, Moga, Mohali, Muktsar, Nawanshahr, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Ropar, Sangrur,
Goa Verma Rajasthan Abu Road, Ajmer, Alwar, Bharatpur, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Chittorgarh, Dungarpur, Hanumangarh, Jaipur, Jhunjhunu, Jodhpur, Kota, Pali Marwar, Sikar, Sri Ganganagar, Tonk, Udaipur
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Bharuch, Bhavnagar, Bhuj, Dadra, Gandhinagar, Godhra, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Mehsana, Nadiad, Navsari, Rajkot, Silvassa, Surat, Surendranagar, Vadodara, Valsad, Vapi Sikkim Bardang, Gangtok
Haryana Ambala, Bahadurgarh, Gurgaon, Hisar, Jhajjar, Jind, Kaithal, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Mohindergarh, Panchkula, Panipat, Rewari, Rohtak, Sirsa, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar Tamilnadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Kanyakumari, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Namakkal, Salem, Thanjavur, Thoothukudi, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli, Tirupur, Tiruvannamalai, Vellore, Villupuram, Virudhunagar
Himachal Pradesh Baddi, Bilaspur, Dharamsala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Palampur, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Sunder Nagar, Una Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Kodad, Mahbubnagar, Nalgonda, Nizamabad, Ranga, Reddy, Secunderabad, Siddipet, Warangal.
Jammu & Kashmir Anantnag, Awantipora, Baramulla, Jammu, Kathua, Pulwama, Samba, Srinagar, Udhampur. Tripura Agartala, Bisramganj, Khowai, Teliamura, Udaypur
Jharkhand Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Amroha, Banda, Barabanki, Bareilly, Bijnor, Bulandshahr, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Kaushambi, Lucknow, Mathura, Sitapur, Sultanpur, Varanasi
Karnataka Bagalkot, Belgaum, Bellary, Bengaluru, Bidar, Bijapur, Chikballapur, Chikmagaluru, Davanagere, Dharwad, Gadag, Gulbarga, Hassan, Hubli, Kolar, Mangalore, Mysore, Puttur, Shimoga, Surathkal, Tumkur, Udupi, Uttara Kannada. Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Nainital, Roorkee, Rudrapur, Udham Singh Nagar
Kerala Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Idukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Thrissur, Trivandrum. West Bengal Asansol, Bankura, Berhampore, Bishnupur, Burdwan, Durgapur, Haldia, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Kolkata/Greater Kolkata, Krishnanagar, Siliguri
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Rewa, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain

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RRB NTPC 2023 Exam Pattern

There are 2 phases in RRB NTPC 2023 exam pattern. There will be two stages, namely the first and second stages of the computer-based test (CBT). The first stage of the computer-based test will be qualifying in nature. The score will not have an impact on the final result. CBT 1 will have 100 questions, and CBT 2 will have 120 questions asked for a total of 120 marks, and the duration of the exam will be 90 minutes.

The exam duration will be 120 minutes for candidates who belong to the PwD category. The exam has negative marking in its evaluation scheme, and hence candidates must be cautious while answering the questions.

After the CBT, there will be an evaluation of the candidate's typing skill (for selected posts) through the typing test. Then there will be the document verification. The last stage of the recruitment process will consist of a Medical examination. Candidates will have to qualify in each stage to attend the next stage of the recruitment. Shortlisted candidates will get an offer letter to join the relevant post.

Check the table below for the exam pattern highlights of RRB NTPC 2023. 

RRB NTPC 2023 Exam Pattern Highlights
Exam Mode Online - Computer-Based Test (CBT)
Total Marks CBT 1: 100 Marks
CBT 2: 120 Marks
Exam Duration 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Sections 4
Marking Scheme +1 Mark for Correct Answer
-1/3 Mark for Incorrect Answer

Questions in both stages will be objective-type containing multiple-choice based objective type questions (MCQs) and the question paper will be available in many languages to enable the candidates to write the exam without having to learn another language. The question paper will be available in English, Hindi, Urdu, and other local languages of the respective regional boards.

Candidates who qualify in the computer-based test will have to go through document verification and medical examination in order to finish the selection process of RRB NTPC 2023 completely.

First Stage: The first stage of RRB NTPC 2023 has three papers. General Awareness for 40 marks, Mathematics for 30 marks and General Intelligence & Reasoning for 30 marks.

RRB NTPC 2023 Prelim Exam Pattern
Section No. of Questions Marks Duration
Arithmetic Ability 20 20
1 hour 30 Minutes
Reasoning 25 25
General Awareness
30 30
General Science 25 25

Second Stage: The second stage of RRB NTPC 2023 has similar papers, but General awareness will be for 50 marks, Mathematics for 35 marks and General Intelligence & Reasoning will be for 35 marks.

RRB NTPC 2023 Mains Exam Pattern
Section No. of Questions Marks Duration
Arithmetic Ability 30 30
1 hour 30 Minutes
Reasoning and General Intelligence 30 30
General Awareness 30 30
General Science 30 30

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RRB NTPC 2023 Reference Books

Going through reference books is the next step in RRB NTPC preparation after candidates are familiar with the syllabus and exam pattern. Books in regional languages are also available to help those opting to write RRB NTPC in the local language. Candidates should refer to RRB NTPC books containing solved previous year question papers and mock or practice sets to achieve a better score. 

  • RRB NTPC Study Package by Arihant Publication (in English)
  • Popular Master Guide RRB Non-Technical Categories by R. Gupta (in English)
  • RRB NTPC Preliminary 2022 by V V K Subburaj (in English)
  • RRB NTPC Preliminary 2022 by V V K Subburaj (in Telugu)
  • RRB NTPC Preliminary Exam Goalpost by Wiley (in English)
  • Sampurn Guide RRB NTPC by Disha Publication (in Hindi)

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RRB NTPC 2023 Syllabus

RRB sets the syllabus for RRB NTPC exam. RRB NTPC 2023 syllabus consists of different topics under General Awareness, Mathematics, and General Intelligence & Reasoning. To score more in the exam, candidates should know all the topics covered in the syllabus.

The syllabus level of RRB NTPC 2023 will be up to CBSE Class 10 level. Candidates can go through the syllabus below for each subject.

RRB NTPC 2023 Syllabus
Subject Syllabus
General Awareness
  • Games and Sports
  • Current Events of National and International Importance
  • Indian Polity and Governance- constitution and political system
  • General Scientific and Technological
  • Culture of India
  • Important World Organizations, Art and
  • Developments including Space and Nuclear Program of India, UN and Other
  • Indian Literature
  • General Science and Life Science (up to 10th CBSE)
  • Monuments and Places of India
  • History of India and Freedom Struggle
  • Physical
  • Social and Economic Geography of India and World
  • Transport Systems in India
  • Environmental Issues Concerning India and World at Large, Basics of Computers and Computer Applications, Common Abbreviations
  • Transport Systems in India
  • Famous Personalities of India and World
  • Indian Economy
  • Flora and Fauna of India
  • Flagship Government Programs
  • Famous Personalities of India and World
  • Government and Public Sector Organizations of India etc.
  • Number System
  • Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio, and Proportions
  • Percentage
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Work
  • Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss
  • Elementary Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, etc.
General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • Analogies
  • Completion of Number and Alphabetical Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Similarities and Differences, Relationships, Analytical
  • Reasoning, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagrams, Puzzle, Data Sufficiency
  • Statement- Conclusion, Statement- Courses of Action, Decision Making, Maps
  • Interpretation of Graphs, etc.

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RRB NTPC 2023 Preparation Tips

Candidates can go through the below suggested preparation tips for the exam.

  • Candidates should go through the syllabus and exam pattern thoroughly.
  • Use the reference books mentioned above and take notes based on that.
  • Solving previous years' papers or mock tests can give candidates' a better understanding of the kind of questions that can appear for the exam. This can also improve their speed and accuracy in solving questions.

RRB NTPC 2023 Mock Test

RRB NTPC 2023 mock tests and sample papers are great source of preparation. RRB conducts exams to recruit candidates across various posts under the railway sector. RRB NTPC exam is conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board. All candidates can take the mock test by simply registering on the platform. For candidates who are already registered on the website can directly click on the link and start the mock test. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to take RRB NTPC mock test 2023.

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RRB NTPC 2023 Answer Key

RRB NTPC 2023 answer keys for various post will be released soon by the candidates. Candidates are given chance to raise any objection to the provisional answer keys released within a specific time period. Candidates must note that they need to submit proof to submit their claims.

Steps to Download RRB NTPC 2023 Answer Key

The steps to download RRB NTPC 2023 answer key from the official website are below.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of RRB.
  • Step 2: Click on the latest 'CEN-01/2019 NTPC CBT-2' answer key link on the homepage.
  • Step 3: The link will be redirected to the login page. Enter the registration number and password to log in.
  • Step 4: The answer key PDF file will be displayed. 
  • Step 5: Download the answer key and response sheet.

Steps to Raise Objections Against RRB NTPC 2023 Answer Key

Candidates can raise objections against the answer key by following the steps below.

  • Step 1: After downloading the answer key, click on the link to challenge the answer key.
  • Step 2: Select the question for which the answer key is challenged.
  • Step 3: Upload the documents supporting the objection to be raised.
  • Step 4: Pay the requisite fee to challenge the answer key.
  • Step 5: After paying the fee and uploading documents, submit the objection.

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RRB NTPC 2023 Cut Off

RRB NTPC exam cut off depends on factors like the number of candidates who appeared, the number of vacancies, the level of difficulty this year, the category-wise reservation criteria, and of course, the performance of the candidates in the exam. The official website is the best source for the past cut offs for RRB NTPC exam.

Candidates should analyze the previous year's cut off marks as a part of the preparation. Zone-wise expected RRB NTPC 2023 cut off is listed below.

RRB NTPC 2023 Cutoff
Railway Zones Cut Off
Allahabad 75 - 85
Mumbai 75 - 85
Ajmer 75 - 80
Secunderabad 75 - 80
Kolkata 74 - 82
Ahmedabad 73 - 78
Bhopal 75 - 80
Chennai 70 - 75
Bhubaneswar 73 - 78
Patna 75 - 80
Bangalore 73 - 78
Ranchi 70 - 75
Thiruvananthapuram 68 - 73
Muzaffarpur 70 - 75
Guwahati 70 - 75
Chandigarh 75 - 80
Bilaspur 70 - 75
Gorakhpur 75 - 80
Siliguri 68 - 73
Malda 73 - 78
Jammu 68 - 73

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RRB NTPC 2023 Recruitment

Candidates should compulsorily appear in the Computer Based Test (CBT) in each stage for RRB NTPC 2023 recruitment. The candidates' selection will depend entirely on their performance on each test. Those shortlisted candidates must appear for the document verification process, wherein they are supposed to produce the necessary documents in original. No candidate will be given any extra time to submit the documents. Conducting authority also evaluates the candidates' fitness through a Medical Fitness Test which they must pass compulsorily.

RRB NTPC 2023 Selection Process

RRB conducts the following events for RRB NTPC 2023 final selection.

  • First Stage Online Examination (PT – CBT)
  • Second Stage Examination (Mains – CBT)
  • Typing Test (Skill Test)
  • Aptitude Test
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Fitness Test
  • Final Merit List.

RRB NTPC 2023 Typing Test

RRB NTPC 2023 typing skill exam is performed for Level 2 and 5 positions, and applicants must type at least 300 words in English or 250 words in Hindi. The examination period is divided into three parts: typing practise for one minute to warm up and acquainted with the keyboard, a 30-second break, and a 10-minute typing test for evaluation.

Documents Verification for RRB NTPC 2023 Recruitment

The selection process will be conducted for as many candidates as the number of vacancies available. The candidates will be selected based on their performance in the tests listed above, merit, and choices. 

According to the latest notification released by the conducting body, the candidates belonging to the EWS category can submit valid Income/Asset Certificate for document verification for RRB NTPC 2023 selection process.

RRB NTPC Recruitment 2023 General Instructions

RRB has the authority to select candidates from the merit list based on the merit and their options for shortlisting. Previously, it was notified that the conducting body has the authority to choose candidates from the standby list based on their merit and choices.

Note: Candidates are advised to be aware of touts, brokers, and job racketeers trying to deceive by false promises of securing a job in the Indian Railways.

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RRB NTPC 2023 Vacancies

RRB released the notification for 35,277 vacancies for NTPC 2023 recruitment. These vacancies are for junior clerk cum typist, trains clerk, traffic assistant, good guard, senior clerk cum typist, accounts clerk cum typist, junior account assistant cum typist, commercial apprentice, station master, commercial cum ticket clerk, senior commercial cum ticket clerk, and so on.

Division wise vacancies are as follows.

Region-Wise RRB NTPC 2023 Vacancy
RRB Regions Vacancy
RRB Allahabad 4099
RRB Mumbai 3665
RRB Jammu Srinagar 898
RRB Malda 1043
RRB Secunderabad 3234
RRB Kolkata 2949
RRB Siliguri 443
RRB Gorakhpur 1298
RRB Ahmedabad 1024
RRB Bhopal 997
RRB Bilaspur 1207
RRB Chennai 2694
RRB Ajmer 1773
RRB Patna 1039
RRB Bhubaneswar 498
RRB Bangalore 2470
RRB Ranchi 1386
RRB Thiruvananthapuram 897
RRB Muzaffarpur 329
RRB Guwahati 851
RRB Chandigarh 2483
Total 35,277

The detailed vacancies for each post of RRB 2023 are given below.

RRB NTPC 2023 Vacancy
Posts Vacancies
Junior Clerk Cum Typist 4319
Accounts Clerk cum typist 760
Junior Time Keeper 17
Trains Clerk 592
Commercial Cum Ticket Clerk 4940
Traffic Assistant 88
Goods Guard 5748
Ticket Clerk 5638
Senior Clerk cum Typist 2873
Junior Accountant Assistant Cum Typist 3164
Senior Time Keeper 14
Commercial Apprentice 259
RRB Station Master 6865
Total 35,277

RRB NTPC 2023 Salary

The grade and pay bands for various posts under RRB NTPC 2023 recruitment are below. Candidates can view the pay scale of the post that they are interested in. The pay scale provided here will serve the purpose of reference. The actual pay might vary depending on the regulations followed by the authority.

Grade Pay for different posts are below.

RRB NTPC 2023 Grade Pay
Post Name Pay Band Grade Pay
Commercial Apprentice (CA), Traffic Apprentice (TA) INR 9300/- – 4800/- INR 4200/-
Asst Station Master (ASM), Senior Clerk-Cum-typist, Enquiry-Cum-Reservation-Clerk, Goods Guard, Junior Accounts Assistant Cum Typist, Traffic Assistant, Senior Time Keeper INR 5200/- - 20220/- INR 2800/-

The salary scale for different Grade Pay is as follows.

RRB NTPC 2023 Salary
Name of the Component Grade Pay 2800 Grade Pay 4200
Pay INR 8560 INR 9300
Grade Pay INR 2800 INR 4200
Pay + GP INR 11360 INR 13500
DA (72% of C) INR 9088 INR 10800
Total INR 20448 INR 24300
New Pension Scheme(10% of C) INR 1136 INR 1350
Others INR 400 INR 400
Total Deductions(H + I) INR 1536 INR 1750
Net Pay (G-I) INR 18912 INR 22550

RRB NTPC 2023 Exam Day Guidelines

Candidates should read the guidelines as per RRB NTPC 2023 notification.

  • Candidates without the admit card will not be allowed to appear for RRB NTPC 2023 examination.
  • Candidates must bring a valid Photo ID (viz. Voter card, Aadhaar Card, Driving License, PAN card, Passport, Identity Card issued by their employer if the candidate is a Government employee, School/College/University Photo ID card, etc.)
  • Candidates must also bring one passport-size colour photograph with a clear front view of the candidate without headwear like a cap and sunglasses (except for religious headwear as long as the face is visible) for appearing in the CBT/RRB NTPC 2023 examination.
  • Just issuing a Call Letter/e-admit card to the candidate does not mean that RRB has finally accepted their candidature.

RRB NTPC 2023 Contact Details

The essential contact details for the different regional boards are tabulated below.

RRB NTPC 2023 Contact Details
Regional Board Address Email Contact Number
Ahmedabad Railway Recruitment Board, 1st Floor, Meter Gauge Railway Station Building Kalupur, Ahmedabad, Pincode 380002, Gujarat. as-rrbadi@nic.in 7922940773, 7922940858
Ajmer Railway Recruitment Board, Ajmer, Nehru Marg, Near Ambedkar Circle, Ajmer, Pincode – 305028, Rajasthan. rrb-ajm-rj@nic.in 0145-2425230
Allahabad Railway Recruitment Board, Opposite to G.M/NCR Building, Near Subedarganj Railway Hospital, Subedarganj, Prayagraj, Pincode – 211011, Uttar Pradesh. NA 0532 - 2224531
Bengaluru Railway Recruitment Board No. 18, Miller’s Road, Near Cantonment Railway Station, Bengaluru, Pincode – 560 046, Karnataka. enquiry.rrbsbc@gmail.com 080-23330378, 080-26558912
Bhopal Railway Recruitment Board, Bhopal East Railway Colony, Bhopal – 462010 msrrbbpl@gmail.com 0755-2746660
Bhubaneshwar Assistant Secretary RRB, D-79/80, Rail Vihar Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar, Pin code -751023, Odisha. rrbbbs.od@gov.in 0674-2303015
Bilaspur Railway Recruitment Board Beside General Manager/SECR's Office Complex, Bilaspur, Pincode 495 004, Chhattisgarh. rrbbsp@secr.railnet.gov.in 9752475667, 9752475651, 07752-247291, 07752-247287
Chandigarh Railway Recruitment Board, Railway Colony, Near Railway Station, Chandigarh, Pincode -160002. rrb_cdg@yahoo.co.in 0172-2730093
Chennai Railway Recruitment Board 5, Dr. P.V. Cherian Crescent Road, Egmore, Chennai, Pincode – 600 008, Tamil Nadu. rrbchennai@gmail.com 044-28275323
Gorakhpur Railway Recruitment Board, Railway Station Road Gorakhpur, Pincode – 273012 (U.P.) asrrb.gr-up@gov.in 0551-2205392, 0551-2201209
Guwahati Station Road, Pan Bazaar, Guwahati, Pincode -781001, Assam crrb-as@nic.in 0361-2540813, 0361-2540815
Jammu Railway Recruitment Board, Jammu-Srinagar Railway Colony (West) Jammu, Pincode – 180012 crb-jk@nic.in 0191-2476757
Kolkata Railway Recruitment Board Kolkata Metro Railway A.V. Complex, Chitpur, Opp. To R.G. Kar Medical College & Hospital, R.G. Kar Road, Kolkata, Pincode – 700037, West Bengal. kolrrb@gmail.com 033-25430108
Malda Railway Recruitment Board, Kalibari Railway Colony, Malda, Pincode – 732102 (West Bengal) mdarrb@dataone.in 0351-264567
Mumbai Railway Recruitment Board, Mumbai Divisional Office Compound, Mumbai Central, Mumbai, Pincode - 400 202 (Maharashtra) asrrb-mum@nic.in 022-23071650, 022-23090422
Muzaffarpur Railway Recruitment Board, Muzaffarpur, Lichi Bagan, Maripur Muzaffarpur, Pincode – 842001, Bihar rrbmfp-bih@nic.in 0621-2213405
Patna Railway Recruitment Board Mahendrughat, Patna, Pincode – 800 004, Bihar. rrbpatna-bih@nic.in 0612-2677680, 0612-2677011
Ranchi Railway Recruitment Board Railway Office Complex PO-Chutia, Ranchi, Pincode – 834027 (Jharkhand). rrb-ranchi@gov.in 0651-2462429
Secunderabad Railway Recruitment Board, South Lallaguda, Secunderabad, Pincode – 500017, Telangana asrrb@scr.railnet.gov.in 040 2782 1663
Siliguri Railway Recruitment Board D.B.C. Road, Siliguri, Post Siliguri Town, Siliguri, Pincode – 734004, West Bengal. rrb.siliguri@gmail.com 050-46652, 91-352-2663840
Thiruvananthapuram Railway Recruitment Board, Thampanoor, Thiruvananthapuram, Pincode – 695001 Kerala. rrbtvm.ker@nic.in 0471-2323357


Which categories have been taken into the ambit of aptitude testing in CBT for RRB NTPC 2023?

Those who have applied for the post of Assistant Station Master/ Traffic Assistant will be tested on the aptitude in RRB NTPC 2023 in a (Computer-Based Test) mode.

Is it compulsory to produce the medical certificate to appear in the Aptitude Test?

Yes, it is compulsory to produce a medical certificate to appear for the Aptitude Test RRB NTPC 2023. As per Annexure – IX of CEN No. 03/2015, Medical Certificate certifying the requisite vision on proper proforma duly signed and stamped by Eye Specialist is compulsory to appear in Aptitude Test. A colour photo should also be pasted on the space provided in the Medical Certificate and to be attested by Eye Specialist.

Whether the Demo link of Aptitude Test be available for aspiring candidates?

Railway Recruitment Board for the benefits of the candidates has created a demo test which will be available on their official website. Candidates can take up the demo test to practise time management and also to test the knowledge of each topic of the syllabus

What are the documents that are required to produce by the candidate during the Aptitude Test?

Candidates have to produce the following documents for RRB NTPC Exam: e-call letter for the Aptitude Test Recent passport-sized photograph (colour) Medical Certificate issued by an Eye Specialist with his signature and stamp Valid Identification Card Note: Candidates should carry original documents and not the photocopies. No other document will be allowed inside the exam hall.

Which posts of RRB NTPC require a Typing Skill Test?

Candidates will be tested on their typing skill if they had applied for the post of Junior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Time Keeper, Accounts Clerk cum Typist, Senior Clerk cum Typist, Junior Account Assistant cum Typist and Senior Time Keeper. The candidates applied for other posts will not be tested for their typing skills.

How will the Typing Skill Test be conducted for the RRB NTPC 2023?

Candidates will be asked to type on a computer that is provided by the conducting authority. The candidates will have ten minutes to complete the Typing Skill Test. Railway Recruitment Board that has the editing tools and spell check facility disabled. The fonts that are available for the candidates appearing the Typing Skill Test in Hindi are KrutiDev & Mangal.

Is there an exemption for the candidate to not attend the Typing Skill Test?

Candidates who belong to the PWD category are exempted from the Typing Skill Test. The candidates are supposed to submit a certificate from Competent Medical Board that is duly counter-signed by the Medical Superintendent/CMO/Head of the Hospital on the prescribed proforma which is provided in the Annexure - VIII. However, the candidates are supposed to be present on the venue/exam hall on the day of Typing Skill Test along with the E-Call letter, photo ID, photograph, and the certificate to submit the Exemption Certificate only then the attendance will be recorded.

How will the merit be drawn for the posts of Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist and Senior Clerk cum Typist for RRB NTPC 2023?

Typing Skill Test is the qualifying exam, though the marks obtained shall not be added for calculating the merit. The candidates will be put in the merit list based on the performance on Second Stage CBT and those who qualify the Typing Skill Test.

When will the RRB NTPC exam results be released?

RRB NTPC result 2023 for Mumbai, Kolkata and Jammu regions have been released on Sep 26, 2023.

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